Halle Mestery took eighth individually as East Ridge finished fifth as a team for the Suburban East Conference girls cross-country championship. Mestery clocked a time of 19 minutes, 46.5 seconds to secure all-conference honors in the meet at Tanners Brook Golf Club Wednesday, Oct. 17. The eighth-grader bested ninth-place Forest Lake freshman Amelea Hauer's 19:55.7 by almost nine seconds.
Woodbury faced the steep climb of beating a defending Class 2A state boys soccer championship team in Stillwater twice in the same season on Tuesday, Oct. 17. Stillwater (16-1-2) had lost only once since 2015, a Sept. 21 defeat against the Royals. Woodbury (12-4) came to the defending champ's home field and escaped with a 1-0 victory. Anthony Wong had the goal for Woodbury in that upset victory, which ended Stillwater's 33-game unbeaten streak. The Royals did it despite getting outshot 22-7.